Children's Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44202

Description

Earthenware children's mug. Blue transfer printed scene with a girl in a long dress standing indoors, holding a bird cage high in her right hand while a cat chases behind her. A banner above reads "I must not let puss get at the birds." Hand painted blue line around rim and down handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"I must not let Puss get at the Birds" (Blue transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.1033

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.1033